Venues

The Original Wailers – Magic Bag – 5/13/14

Posted on 05/12/2014 by kriegs in Magic Bag, Music, Upcoming Concerts

The Original Wailers – Magic Bag – 5/13/14

The Original Wailers of Bob Marley fame will be playing the Magic Bag in Ferndale on Tuesday May 13th keeping his reggae legacy alive. Event Info Ages: All Ages Doors Open: 8:00PM Starting from: $20.00 Door price: $22.00 Original Wailers Official Site: http://www.theoriginalwailers.com/

Shpongle – The Museum of Consciousness Tour – Crofoot Ballrooom – 3/29

Posted on 03/08/2014 by kriegs in Crofoot Ballroom, Music, Techno/Electronic, Upcoming Concerts

Shpongle – The Museum of Consciousness Tour – Crofoot Ballrooom – 3/29

  Shpongle will be playing with Desert Dwellers at the Crofoot Ballroom in Ponitac on March 29th, 2014. Event Info Ages: 18+ Doors Open: 8:00PM Ticket Price: Starting from: $22.50 Shpongle Official Site: http://shponglemusic.com/ Tickets can be purchased here: http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=3923354&pl=crofoot&refid=s032914

Dark Star Orchestra – Majestic Theater – 2/3/14

Posted on 01/20/2014 by kriegs in Detroit, Majestic Theater, Music, Upcoming Concerts

Dark Star Orchestra – Majestic Theater – 2/3/14

Dark Star Orchestra, the legendary Grateful Dead cover band, will be playing at the Majestic Theater on February 3rd, 2014. Dark Star has been touring the US for over 15 years and have played over 2000 shows along the way. Event Info Ages:  All Ages Doors Open: 8:00PM Ticket Price: $22 Advance / $25 Day [...]

Umphrey’s McGee & Greensky Bluegrass Break it Down at the Fillmore

Posted on 02/06/2013 by kriegs in Fillmore Detroit, Music, Music News, Reviews, Rock

Umphrey’s McGee & Greensky Bluegrass Break it Down at the Fillmore

Chicago’s Umphrey’s McGee and Michigan’s Greensky Bluegrass played the Fillmore Theater on February 2nd.  If you’ve never seen Umphrey’s before, they are a mix of a bluesy, jazzy sound with electronic effects and heavy metal / hard rock influence. They played a great show with great energy and seemed to flow seamlessly from song to [...]

New Years Eve Around the “D”

Posted on 12/27/2012 by kriegs in Detroit, Magic Bag, Majestic Theater, Music, Upcoming Concerts

Looking for what to do for New Years in Detroit?  There are several different options for every variety of music to ring in the new year! Greensky Bluegrass – Majestic Theatre Greensky Bluegrass will be ringing in the New Year at Detroit’s Majestic Theatre.  The New Year’s Eve show will also feature Michigan band, Frontier [...]

Movement 2012 Official Afterparty Schedule

Posted on 05/19/2012 by DJ Meph in Detroit Princess, Elysium Lounge, Events, Movement (DEMF), St. Andrews Hall, Upcoming Concerts

For tickets to these shows visit movement.us. What: Movement 2012 Opening Party Who: Matt Tolfrey vs. Ryan Crosson, Life and Death (Live), Clockwork, Thugfucker, Pillow Talk, Bill Patrick, Lee Curtiss, Shaun Reeves Where: Elysium Lounge When: Friday, May 25 2012 10pm-4pm What: Organic and Movement Present Lil’ Louis Who: Lil’ Louis, Rick Wilhite, Greg Wilson, [...]

Paxahau Announces Second Round of Artists for Movement 2012

Posted on 03/14/2012 by DJ Meph in Events, Movement (DEMF), Music News, Upcoming Concerts, Venues

Paxahau Announces Second Round of Artists for Movement 2012

Paxahau announced the second round lineup today, for Movement 2012. 58 new artists and groups were added to the lineup, including Jamie Jones, who will be performing as Hot Natured with Lee Foss; United Kingdom Dubstep DJ and producer SBTRKT; world-renowned Techno DJ Chris Liebing, Detroit Electro pioneers Dopplereffekt; and Rhode Island’s araabMUZIK, a mash-up [...]

Tunde Olaniran, Genettic and DJ Meph at The Old Miami

Posted on 12/01/2011 by DJ Meph in DJ Meph, Genettic, Music, Rock, Techno/Electronic, The Old Miami, Tunde Olaniran, Upcoming Concerts, Venues

Tunde Olaniran, Genettic and DJ Meph at The Old Miami

My birthday is on Sunday. So continues the tradition of great music and cheddar bay biscuits from Red Lobster, at The Old Miami. About a year-and-a-half ago I found out about a fake twitter account that some hater made to mock me, under the name @djmeph1. Having seen this as proof that I had arrived [...]

Loco Dice and Stacey Pullen Booked at the next TV Dinners

Posted on 11/19/2011 by DJ Meph in Events, Music, Stacey Pullen, Techno/Electronic, TV Bar, TV Dinners, Upcoming Concerts, Venues

Loco Dice and Stacey Pullen Booked at the next TV Dinners

Loco Dice (@LocoDiceOFC) is touring the US to celebrate the release of his new LP, Desolat Christmas Sampler. During the tour he will be stopping in Detroit on December 1st at TV Bar, a mainstay in what is left of Detroit’s once-thriving techno scene. He will be accompanied by Stacey Pullen, who will open up [...]

Keller Williams playing Blind Pig 11/10/11

Posted on 11/09/2011 by kriegs in Blind Pig, Music, Upcoming Concerts, Venues

Keller Williams playing Blind Pig 11/10/11

Keller Williams will be bringing his self taught multi-instrumental one man jam band to the Blind Pig in Ann Arbor, Mi tomorrow night.  This will be his first show in Michigan since this summer’s Electric Forest Festival in Rothbury, Mi.  Keller is known for using digital looping to create the sound of an entire band [...]

Aural Candy: Halloween at Small’s With The Witches

Posted on 11/04/2011 by Francesca Triglia in Blue Black Hours, Concert Reviews, Music, Outrageous Cherry, Rock, Smalls, The Witches, Venues

Aural Candy: Halloween at Small’s With The Witches

Halloween proper fell on a Monday this year, not exactly the most raucous night of the week, so I wasn’t sure what to expect when rolling into Small’s in Hamtramck sometime after nine.  The incandescently lit bar was near empty with just a few patrons casually milling about, chatting in hushed tones.  But this inauspicious [...]

Hostyle Wins Red Bull EmSee Battle in Detroit

Posted on 10/31/2011 by DJ Meph in Hip Hop, Hostyle, Music, Music News, St. Andrews Hall, Venues

Hostyle Wins Red Bull EmSee Battle in Detroit

Eight freestyle rappers from the Detroit metro area competed in an invitational freestyle battle called Red Bull EmSee at St. Andrews Hall. The winner of the event, Hostyle, (@Hostylewoofpac) will advance to the National Championship in Atlanta, Georgia later this year. “Right now, I feel amazing, I feel like I’m on top of the world. [...]

Matisyahu Rocks St. Andrews Hall

Posted on 07/15/2011 by kriegs in Concert Reviews, St. Andrews Hall

Matisyahu Rocks St. Andrews Hall

On Sunday July 10th, Matisyahu performed his soulful music in the sweltering heat of St Andrews Hall in Detroit, Mi.  Matisyahu and his band mix great reggae vocals with a bit of beat box to create fresh new sounds.  This is not their first time to play in Michigan.  In 2009, Matisyahu played an afternoon [...]

Hour Detroit’s 2011 Best of Detroit Party at Motorcity Casino’s Sound Board

Posted on 06/21/2011 by DJ Meph in Amnesia, Community, Events, Hour Detroit Best of Detroit, Mayer Hawthorne, Music, Soul, Sound Board, Upcoming Concerts, Venues

Hour Detroit’s 2011 Best of Detroit Party at Motorcity Casino’s Sound Board

It seems like every blog, digital media and print publication in Detroit has their own “Best of” list, but Hour Detroit‘s annual best of has become a staple in Detroit for defining what really makes the city great, and they’ve cemented that position with one of the swankiest parties in Detroit you’ll ever attend. With [...]

iSpy Magazine Celebrates 1 Year Anniversary at Necto

Posted on 06/20/2011 by DJ Meph in Community, DJ Meph, DJ X10SIVE, Events, Music, Necto, Nxt Lvl, Stereo Love Saturdays, Techno/Electronic, Upcoming Concerts, Venues

iSpy Magazine Celebrates 1 Year Anniversary at Necto

In June of 2010, Tim Adkins (@timboslice) of Pakmode Media + Marketing started iSPY Magazine, a print and digital media publication that focuses on art and music culture in the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti area. Since then, they have seen tremendous growth, with web traffic tripling since this January alone. Their new feature, Living Social, only continues [...]